RealNetworks has announced that it is the first to offer anti-piracy technology that works not only with its own Internet streaming-media format but also with many of the international standards such…
ASCAP has promoted Mike Todd to director of film & television music. He will be responsible for establishing and maintaining membership relationships, as well as supporting and sharing information…
Newmark Entertainment will distribute "The Tin Angel," an unconventional look at the underbelly of the low-budget action film industry.
Throttled by recession and climatic woes, Germany's 2002 box office take of S922.7 million ($966.65 million) failed to equal 2001's record-setting revenues, at least in the local currency.
Merchant bank president and former CEO of Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest empire Ubaldo Livolsi has been appointed managing director of Cinecitta Holding.
Intermedia has greenlit "Me Again," with Bruce Willis set to star and Dean Parisot to direct. The drama, a co-production between Cheyenne Enterprises and Hartswood Films, will begin production in…
MGM has closed a deal to turn the John Ridley novel "A Conversation With the Mann" into a feature that will be directed by George Tillman Jr. and produced by Robert Teitel, the State Street Pictures…
Not bad for an "ancillary" business: Last year, DVDs helped drive the domestic video industry to a monstrous $20.3 billion. Consumers spent $12.1 billion to buy movies on DVD or VHS, and $8.2 billion…
Having achieved success with a vivisection of the illegal narcotics trade in 2000's "Traffic," producer Laura Bickford is now developing a new feature about the conflicts within the legal…
James Cardwell has been named president of Warner Home Video, replacing Warren Lieberfarb, who was ousted Dec. 20.
Not every festival can be Sundance. But in the absence of indie sizzle, Oscar buzz is an increasingly valued commodity for less-tested fests.